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1820 COPY OF “MILITARY LAWS” PRINTED IN RICHMOND

1820 COPY OF “MILITARY LAWS” PRINTED IN RICHMOND

Hardcover book with marbled covers and leather spine. Volume meas. approx. 4.25 x 7.00 inches and runs approx. 216 pages with index. The full title is “MILITARY LAWS: EXTRACTS FROM THE FEDERAL AND… (1000-1589). Learn More »

THE CONFEDERATE STATES ALMANAC…1865

THE CONFEDERATE STATES ALMANAC…1865

Compiled by H.C. Clarke. Published at Mobile, AL, 1864. [Parish & Willingham 1503]. Wraps, 1st twenty four pages un-paginated. Missing covers, and missing pages past page 94, plus concluding 2 ½… (1000-1639). Learn More »

1863 MESSAGE OF THE GOVERNOR OF VIRGINIA AND ACCOMPANYING DOCUMENTS

1863 MESSAGE OF THE GOVERNOR OF VIRGINIA AND ACCOMPANYING DOCUMENTS

Published by William F. Ritchie, Public Printer, Richmond VA, 1863. Various reports w/various paginations. Heavy brown card covers w/blue cloth spine & paper label (chipped). Exhibits cover scuffs… (1000-1631). Learn More »

THE [CONFEDERATE] VOLUNTEERS’ HANDBOOK

THE [CONFEDERATE] VOLUNTEERS’ HANDBOOK

By Capt. J.K. Lee, of the First Regiment of Virginia Volunteers. Published by West & Johnson, Richmond, VA, 1861. 96 pp., wraps, w/butternut cloth covers & period paper label taped to front… (1000-1637). Learn More »

JOMINI’S PRACTICE OF WAR

JOMINI’S PRACTICE OF WAR

By C.F Pardigon. Published by West & Johnston, Richmond, 1863. 216 pp. Heavy card covers, in blue cloth, 3.75 x 5.75”, black front cover title stamp, gilt lettering. Front cover minus a sliver… (1000-1659). Learn More »

REBEL RHYMES AND RHAPSODIES

REBEL RHYMES AND RHAPSODIES

Collected and edited by Frank Moore. Published by George P. Putnam, New York, 1864. 299 pp. In red buckram, 3.75 x 5.75”, w/ black cloth spine, upper third torn & missing. Exhibits slight cover… (1000-1623). Learn More »

1780 REGULATIONS FOR THE ORDER OF DISCIPLINE OF THE TROOPS OF THE UNITED STATES, PART 1

1780 REGULATIONS FOR THE ORDER OF DISCIPLINE OF THE TROOPS OF THE UNITED STATES, PART 1

(Only volume published). By Baron Friedrich Von Steuben. Authorized by the Continental Congress, 29 March 1779. March. Front Published by Charles Gist, Philadelphia, 1780. 151 pp., 8 plates. In full… (1000-1590). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE GRAMMAR BOOK TITLED “OUR OWN SCHOOL GRAMMAR”

CONFEDERATE GRAMMAR BOOK TITLED “OUR OWN SCHOOL GRAMMAR”

Book has a printed hard cover that reads “OUR OWN SCHOOL GRAMMAR, DESIGNED FOR OUR SCHOOLS AND ACADEMIES, AS A SEQUEL TO THE PRIMARY GRAMMAR” by Charles W. Smythe, A.M.” published by Sterling… (1000-1619). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE RIFLE AND INFANTRY TACTICS,  VOL. 1

CONFEDERATE RIFLE AND INFANTRY TACTICS, VOL. 1

By Brig. Gen. W.J. Hardee, C.S. Army. Published by S. H. Goetzel, Mobile, AL, First Year of the Confederacy. 250 pp. Brown glazed cloth, 3.5 x 5”. w/leather spine, gilt lettering. Exhibits scuffing… (1000-1643). Learn More »

A MANUAL OF MILITARY SURGERY, FOR USE OF SURGEONS IN THE CONFEDERATE ARMY—ID’D TO ASST. SURGEON HENRY B. SCOTT, FIELD & STAFF, 41ST VIRGINIA MILITIA INFANTRY

A MANUAL OF MILITARY SURGERY, FOR USE OF SURGEONS IN THE CONFEDERATE ARMY—ID’D TO ASST. SURGEON HENRY B. SCOTT, FIELD & STAFF, 41ST VIRGINIA MILITIA INFANTRY

By J. Julian Chisholm, M.D. Published by West & Johnson, Richmond, VA, 1862. 2nd edition, Revised and Improved. Owner Title page inscription, in pencil—“Henry Scott MD, Asst. Surg. P.A.C.S.”… (1000-1653). Learn More »

MANUAL OF INSTRUCTION FOR VOLUNTEERS AND MILITIA OF THE CONFEDERATE STATES, ID’D TO CAPT. JOHN WRIGHT CARTER, ASHBY VIRGINIA HORSE ARTILLERY

MANUAL OF INSTRUCTION FOR VOLUNTEERS AND MILITIA OF THE CONFEDERATE STATES, ID’D TO CAPT. JOHN WRIGHT CARTER, ASHBY VIRGINIA HORSE ARTILLERY

By William Gilham….Commandant of Cadets, Virginia Military Institute. Published by West & Johnston, Richmond, 1861. Front eps owner inscription, in ink—“Cadet/J.W. Carter/ the Virginia/… (1000-1634). Learn More »

CAVALRY DRILL AND SABRE EXERCISE

CAVALRY DRILL AND SABRE EXERCISE

By George Patten. “Compiled Agreeably to the Latest Regulations of the War Department.”  Published by West & Johnson, Richmond, 1862. 165 pp. In blue wraps, 7.25 x 4.5”, w/illustrated cover… (1000-1662). Learn More »

ACTS OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF VIRGINIA, PASSED IN 1861-62, INCLUDES THE CONFEDERATE CONSTITUTION - PRINTED IN RICHMOND – 1862, ID’D TO WILLIAM W. OLD, C.S. STAFF OFFICER

ACTS OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF VIRGINIA, PASSED IN 1861-62, INCLUDES THE CONFEDERATE CONSTITUTION - PRINTED IN RICHMOND – 1862, ID’D TO WILLIAM W. OLD, C.S. STAFF OFFICER

Marbled boards cover this war-era volume that was printed in Richmond by William F. Ritchie in 1862. Book contains four components. First section of book is titled, “PUBLIC OR GENERAL ACTS” and… (337-294). Learn More »

MANUAL OF INSTRUCTION FOR THE VOLUNTEERS AND MILITIA OF THE CONFEDERATE STATES

MANUAL OF INSTRUCTION FOR THE VOLUNTEERS AND MILITIA OF THE CONFEDERATE STATES

By William Gilham.  Published by West & Johnson, Richmond, VA, 1862. 559 pp., 80 plates. In blue blind-stamped cloth, 5.25 x 7.5”, with gilt (faded out) spine lettering. Exhibits wear &… (1000-1629). Learn More »

A SYSTEM OF HUMAN ANATOMY, GENERAL AND SPECIAL

A SYSTEM OF HUMAN ANATOMY, GENERAL AND SPECIAL

By Erasmus Wilson, M.D., edited by Paul B. Goddard. Published by Blanchard and Lea, Philadelphia, 1853. Fourth American From the Last London Edition. 576 pp., 249 figures, catalogue. In full brown… (1000-1641). Learn More »

REVISED REGULATIONS FOR THE ARMY OF THE UNITED STATES, 1861—ID’D TO CO. “A”, 119TH ILLINOIS INFANTRY

REVISED REGULATIONS FOR THE ARMY OF THE UNITED STATES, 1861—ID’D TO CO. “A”, 119TH ILLINOIS INFANTRY

By Authority of the War Department. Published by George W. Childs, Philadelphia, 1862. Regimental inscription, front eps, in ink—“Co. A. 119th/ Illinois Volunteers.”  559 pp. In blue… (1000-1596). Learn More »

REPORTS OF EXPERIMENTS WITH SMALL ARMS FOR THE MILITARY SERVICE

REPORTS OF EXPERIMENTS WITH SMALL ARMS FOR THE MILITARY SERVICE

Published by the authority of the Secretary of War. A.O. P. Nicholson, Public Printer, 1856.  Presentation inscription, front eps, in ink—“Genl. B. F. Bell/ from Jno. Cresswell Jr/ 1858. 117 pp.,… (1000-1586). Learn More »

THE COMPANY CLERK / WHAT TO DO AND HOW TO DO IT

THE COMPANY CLERK / WHAT TO DO AND HOW TO DO IT

By August V. Kautz, Brigadier Gen. U.S. Vols. Published by J. B. Lippincott, Philadelphia, 1865. 142 pp., fldg. form diagram. In brown, blind-stamped buckram, 4.75 x 7.5”, w/gilt spine lettering.… (1000-1628). Learn More »

THE FIRST YEAR OF THE WAR – RICHMOND, 1862

THE FIRST YEAR OF THE WAR – RICHMOND, 1862

By Edward A. Pollard. Published by West & Johnson, Richmond, VA, 1862. 374 pp. Front eps inscriptions (in pencil): “Miss Helen M. Winston/ Winston Hall……Miss Nannie B. Winston/ Louisa… (1000-1627). Learn More »

MILITARY LAWS: EXTRACTS FROM FEDERAL AND STATE CONSTIUTIONS…MILITIA LAWS OF VIRGINIA, 1820

MILITARY LAWS: EXTRACTS FROM FEDERAL AND STATE CONSTIUTIONS…MILITIA LAWS OF VIRGINIA, 1820

Published by the Adjutant General’s Office, Richmond, Virginia, June, 1820. Printed by Shepherd & Pollard. Front eps date (in ink)—“January 11th 1832”. Rear eps inscription (in ink):… (1000-1630). Learn More »


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MINT MUSEUM QUALITY CAPTAIN OF INFANTRY FROCK COAT

Coat is made of dark blue broadcloth. The condition of the exterior is outstanding. There are some very minor scattered tiny pinholes but in order to find them you really have to look close at the surface of the material. There really is nothing that… (1021-01). Learn More »

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